The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank - 21 9
Contract jobs citing CSS 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 2.56% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
CSS
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.55% 12.82% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Median daily rate £475 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chelmsford region citing CSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

CSS
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CSS across the Chelmsford region.

CSS Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford